Eat, Drink & Be Generous
Rebuilding community through good food and generosity.
Working together to rebuild community through good food and generosity.
A series of virtual events, Eat, Drink & Be Generous is centered around good food and raising money to support the community.
Check out our upcoming events below.
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Sponsor This Event
Together with our donors and partners, we’re working every day to rebuild our community in Seattle and King County in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. This is a great opportunity to help our most vulnerable neighbors get back on their feet while also lifting up our local restaurants.
Thanks to these Generous Event Sponsors
Because of the generosity of event sponsors, all proceeds from ticket sales and donations made at events will go to supporting the community. Restaurant costs are covered by sponsorships.
What are your COVID protocols for in-person events?
- All guests are required to show proof of vaccination along with a valid photo ID
- All guests are required wear a mask while not sitting in a seat or actively eating and drinking
- If you are feeling under the weather, have COVID-like symptoms or have been in contact with someone who’s tested positive for COVID, please do not attend the event. We can offer a refund for anyone needing to cancel their ticket due to COVID.
How will the virtual events work?
After registering, we’ll reach out to you with details about the menu, where and when to pick up your meal kit if applicable. Close to the event, we’ll send you the secure Zoom link.
What accessibility accommodations are available during these events?
United Way is committed to making all of our events as accessible as possible. We will have live captioning available at all virtual events and ASL is available upon request. When you register, you’ll have an opportunity to indicate any accommodations you need.
Please note that a minimum of two weeks’ notice is necessary to arrange some accessibility needs. If you have any questions, please reach out to email@example.com.
What’s in a meal kit?
Meal kits serve two adults. We do our best to accommodate some dietary needs (e.g., vegetarian), though this may vary by event. Every meal kit will be different depending on the featured Chef and restaurant. Kits will come with the ingredients you need, and the Chef will show you how to prepare your meal during the virtual event.
If I’m unable to pick up my meal kit, can I get a refund?
Registrations aren’t refundable but are definitely transferable! If something comes up, we encourage you to share your ticket(s) with someone who you really like. It’s going to be a fun event—and is a great opportunity to get to know more about United Way and support local restaurants.
United Way of King County is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt nonprofit organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record. We’ll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation.